South Australian grain growers are being encouraged to assess their legume crops for nodulation levels.
Victorian farmers who buy rollover protection for their quad bike or an alternative work vehicle will be eligible to claim a rebate from 1 September 2016 thanks to the Victorian Government’s $6 million subsidy scheme.
A significant rise in potato imports into Australia is forecast for 2016, sparking concern about the profitability and competitiveness of the Australian potato industry.
Western Australian agriculture businesses will need to continue to adapt to a changing climate to remain productive and profitable.
Britain’s exit from the European Union and the implications for South Australia’s agricultural sector will be addressed at the Grains Research and Development Corporation’s (GRDC) annual Adelaide Farm Business Update on August 22 2016.
Ausveg has welcomed the formal announcement of the Australian Government’s review of the backpacker tax, with the leading horticultural body calling on the Government to provide a satisfactory response to wide-ranging industry concerns.
The world’s largest genomic organisation, China-based BGI, is deepening its collaboration with leading Queensland researchers as part of its growing presence in the Asia Pacific region.